Onoe Taminosuke (尾上多見之助: 1874 to January, 1918) (actor late 1860s - mid 1920s)Baishō (poetry name - 梅笑)
Yoshikawa Tsurunosuke (real name)
Onoe Tamizō III (三代目尾上多見蔵: February, 1918 to January 7, 1927)
Bandō Tsurunosuke (坂東鶴之助: 5/1870 to 1874)
Taminosuke was born on 1/6/1866 and died on January 7, 1927.
This actor held this name from 1874 until February 1918. He was born Yoshikawa Tsurunosuke (吉川鶴之助), the son of Yoshikawa Tōzō, vassal of a daimyō of the Kishū province. Born on the 6th day of the first month of 1866 and died on January 7, 1927. He studied with Onoe Tamizō II (1799-1886) and Bandō Hikosaburō V (1832-77), both of whom are represented by numerous prints in the Lyon Collection.
At the age of 4 or 5 he started acting with Bandō Hikosaburō V in 1870 and was given the name Bandō Tsurunosuke at that time. In 1874 he began his studies under Tamizō II and his name was changed to Onoe Taminosuke.